PONTOTOC, Miss. (WTVA) -- The mayor of Pontotoc's brother died in an ultralight plane crash in Louisiana on Monday.
Mayor Jeff Stafford says his brother, 56-year-old Richard Stafford, was looking at property he wanted to buy in an ultralight plane when the crash occurred.
The mayor called the incident an unfortunate accident.
Richard, a Pontotoc native, traveled the world as a videographer shooting hunting and racing videos.
He is best known for his work with the Richard Childress Racing Group.
The Federal Aviation Administration will investigate the accident.